8 Actionable Ways to Keep Bias Out of Your Hiring Process

As a hiring manager or business owner, you have a lot on your plate. You have to draft up job descriptions, spend time sifting through resumes, go through phone screenings, and conduct either a virtual or in-person interview. Even hiring…

2020 Freelancer’s Resolutions for Small Business Success

Pledges to hit the gym, pay off debt, or show more generosity come with the turn of each new year. For solopreneurs, freelancers, and small business owners, this season also presents a fresh opportunity to generate resolutions for their ventures…

Single Mom Follows Her Passion to Start Her Own Bespoke Beauty Brand

For Christina “Tina” Gaudy, being a success story didn’t come in the form of a step-by-step ladder to the top. In fact, all she had was freshly-signed divorce papers, two kids under the age of 6, a useless college degree…

6 Ways to Celebrate National Small Business Week

As a tradition spanning over 50 years, National Small Business Week is a great time to celebrate America’s nearly 30 million small businesses, which employ almost half of U.S. workers and create two out of every three jobs. Whether you…

Starting Your Own Business with No Money: What You Need to Know

You’ve got a great idea for a brand new business, or you’re tired of the 9-to-5 grind and want to take your success into your own hands. Either way, you’re excited to turn this dream into reality. But leaving your…

How to Create a Service Post That Attracts Customers

Like social media profiles, your Moonlighting profile and posts are a reflection of who you are and what you do. Robust and detailed service posts are essential to attracting clients who are actively looking for help from someone like you.…

Marketing Your Freelance Services: 5 Quick Things You Can Tackle Right Now

I once read somewhere, “Entrepreneurs are the only people who work 80 hours a week to avoid working 40.” If you are a freelancer or running a small business, it's likely you're the most hard-working person you know. Even when…

Succeeding as a Small Business with Moonlighting

Moonlighting is a powerful tool for small businesses that can be used in a variety of ways. Moonlighting is free, fast, and mobile, perfect for small businesses that put a premium on flexibility and immediacy. Small businesses owners looking to…

Opportunity Spotlight: Mobile Development

Back in 2010 Mary Meeker, a renowned internet analyst, predicted that mobile phones would soon be used more than desktops to access the internet. Her prediction quickly came true, as mobile users have officially surpassed desktop users in the past year. Moonlighting…

The Top 5 Social Media Management Tools for Moonlighters

In order to maximize your potential for success on social media, we suggest using the management tools that most social media gurus use themselves. Here at Moonlighting, we like the following apps and websites for managing our own social media:…